Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, and personal savings and investments are expected to play a role. Once you have estimated the amount of money you may need for retirement, a sound approach involves taking a close look at your potential retirement-income sources.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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What your life will look like after you leave work.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
The earlier you start pursuing financial goals, the better your outcome may be.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?